Tragedy In Deal, NJ: 9-Year-Old R’L Killed by Baseball


candle9.gifYWN regrets to inform you of the tragic passing of Eliyahu Dabbah Z”L, 9 year old son of Rav Mordechai Dabbah Shlita of Yeshivat Keter Torah – (Lakewood NJ).

9-year-old Eliyahu was playing ball on Erev Shabbos, when a baseball struck him in his neck – leaving him in traumatic arrest. Members of Deal / Long Branch Hatzolah attempted to save his life, but he was R”L pronounced dead at the hospital.

The Levaya is scheduled for Sunday morning, 11:00AM, at Park Avenue & Route 35 in Deal, NJ.

Boruch Dayan Emmes…


  1. May Hashem comfort the mourners and may they have no more tzaar, only nachas and simchas.
    May we be zoche soon to moshiach and tchias hamaysim.

  2. Rebono D’alma Kuloi:

    Mah Nomer!
    Mah Nedaber!

    H-makom Yinachem Eschem.

    May H-shem give the entire family koach to withstand this terrible umglik.

  3. Shocking.. How careful can we be.. I guess it’s a reminder that we do not run this world. Hamakom yenachem osam..

  4. Dear Rabbi Dabbah,
    our hearts and prayers are with you and your family.
    May Hashem comfort you and your family and you should not see any more Sarot and only semahot and nahat.

  5. Oy, oy, oy ! Voss vill G-t?
    May he be the Kaparah for the whole Am Yisrael just as Nadav & Avihu were in this week’s Parasha!
    HaShem came into His garden and plucked a gorgeous rose for Himself! Is there any other way to understand it?
    Mi She’Omar L’olomo Dai, Yomaar L’tzaroseinu Dai.
    May the family be zoche to Nechama!